CRIMINOLOGY
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
21902
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SU3 Elective Basis
Description
Criminology refers to the scientific study of crime, its causes, and social responses to it. This course provides a broad overview of the study of crime. It examines the legal definitions and elements of crime; surveys the major categories of crime, i.e. predatory and nonpredatory acts; reviews the major measures of crime; identifies the major correlates of crime, reviews and assesses the major theories of crime; differentiates types of offenders and explores various dimensions of their offending; and examines and evaluates the working of the criminal justice system.
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: SOC 0100 or SOC 0010 or JAC 0715 or SOC 0715
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Ross Kleinstuber
Meets
TuTh 12:30PM - 1:50PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
138 Blackington Hall
Campus
Johnstown Campus
Location
Johnstown Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
21
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
20
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20